Tupelo High School

  • Tupelo High School serves 86 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Oklahoma state average of 67%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 70%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Tupelo High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oklahoma for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Oklahoma state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 50%.
  • Tupelo High School operates within the Tupelo School District.
  • Tupelo School District's 80% graduation rate is equal to the Oklahoma state average of 80%.

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School Overview

  • Tupelo High School's student population of 86 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students86 students
Tupelo High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Tupelo High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Tupelo High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeTupelo High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Tupelo High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1678 schools in Oklahoma (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tupelo High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
67%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
70%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Tupelo High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
24%
14%
Tupelo High School American Indian Students (1989-2016)
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
4%
16%
Tupelo High School Black Students (1994-2016)
Black
n/a
9%
Tupelo High School Black Students (1989-2009)
White
52%
50%
Tupelo High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
18%
8%
Tupelo High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsTupelo High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.640.47
Tupelo High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate≥80%
80%
Tupelo High School Graduation Rate (2013-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
Tupelo High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
Tupelo High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Tupelo High School is Tupelo School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 531 school districts in Oklahoma (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Tupelo School District's student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,426 is higher than the state average of $8,255. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,513 is higher than the state average of $8,852. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    School District NameTupelo School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    2
    Number of Students Managed277431
    Tupelo School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
    67%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
    70%
    District Graduation Rate≥80%
    80%
    District Total Revenue$3 MM$4 MM
    District Spending$3 MM$4 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,426$8,255
    District Spending / Student$9,513$8,852
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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